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Penmaenmawr Beach

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Penmaenmawr Beach - Clwyd

© Ian Greig and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

Penmaenmawr is a small coastal resort with good access to spectacular mountain walks. A sand and pebble beach is backed by a recently refurbished and attractive promenade with landscaped terraces, flower borders, amusement arcades, cafes, grassed areas and a children's paddling pool. There is plenty of parking at the west end of the promenade.

Type of beach


Lifeguard service


Dogs friendly beach?

Dog restrictions apply. There is a dog exercise area.

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  • Kayaking/canoeing
  • Sailing
  • Wind surfing


  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Disabled facilities
  • First aid point
  • Childrens play area
  • Beach hut hire

Nearest town



LL34 6AZ

OS grid ref.

SH 7197 7678

Water quality

Water quality star rating


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